Error: "Unable to locate INI file <Location of PM.ini>..." When Launching Application Under Terminal Server And PM.INI is In User Profile (Doc ID 1354448.1)

Last updated on JUNE 08, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 6.2.1 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 6.2.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Unable to launch Project Management when connecting through Remote Desktop due to the application being unable to locate PM.ini placed in user profile (local or roaming) Windows directory.

Receive error:  "Unable to locate INI file <Location of PM.ini>, please make sure a copy of your INI file is in the application directory or in your Windows directory before continuing."

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Project Management should be able to locate the PM.ini in the user profile (local or roaming), windows directory (%HOMEDRIVE%\%HOMEPATH%\Windows).

Cause

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